Super cute baby meerkat standing in the sand on its hind legs. Baby meerkat is light brown with black patches around eyes and ears and is looking down.

Toddler Thursdays


Every Thursday (outside of school holidays)


10.30am - 12.30pm


African Village

Temporarily cancelled

Toddler Thursdays has been cancelled until further notice. More information >>

Fun for the little ones, every Thursday!

Toddler Thursdays is back to bring the African Village to life every Thursday at Werribee Open Range Zoo.

Bring the little ones along for a unique experience, with interactive activities like face painting, crafts, dress-ups, hair braiding, music and dance, and more! 

Each week will feature a different ambassador animal, with the day’s activities tying into this and one of Zoos Victoria’s great conservation campaigns.

Members get more!

Only $10 a month over 12 months
Unlimited entry to Melbourne Zoo, Werribee Open Range Zoo and Healesville Sanctuary (daily capacity restrictions apply)
Kids join free on adult memberships
Free entry to five interstate zoos
Discounts at the Zoo Shop and from our zoo partners
Help fund our conservation work to fight wildlife extinction